'''Mysore Hiriyanna''' (1871–1950)
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was one of the foremost writers on India
n philosophy who lived in the last century.
[Hanumantha Rao, G., Mysore Hiriyanna, and N. Sivarama Sastry. Prof[Essor] M[Ysore] Hiriyanna Commemoration Volume. Mysore: Prof. M. Hiriyanna Commemoration Vol. Committee, 1952.]
His prominent works include Indian Conception of Values, Outlines of Indian Philosophy, Quest after Perfection and Art Experience. His books are held in hundreds of libraries, even outside India.
Professor M Hiriyanna was born in Mysore on May 7, 1871. Having obtained his M.A from the Madras Christian College
, he joined as a librarian at the Mysore Oriental Library, (now, the Oriental Research Institute Mysore|Oriental Research Institute